Choose from the list of workshops (below) to customize the best design for your needs, including the number of workshops and the length of each one. Host church/organization covers workshop fee(s), travel costs (kept to a minimum, not to exceed $300) and lodging for training leader(s).
- $275 for 90-minute workshop
- $550 for expanded 3-hour workshop
RESOURCES AND NETWORKING: SUPPORTING YOUR MINISTRY
A 2-hour gathering for leaders from area churches to explore resources that support your ministry, and make connections around the table and across the denominations. Perfect for idea sharing! Special reduced workshop fee $125!
INTERGENERATIONAL MINISTRY: THE WHY AND HOW
Explore the concept of intergenerational ministry, and discover why gathering multiple generations together to learn, worship, serve and build relationships is important for faith development and church growth. Includes time for planning practical ways to become more intergenerational.
ACHIEVING EXCELLENCE IN CHILDREN'S AND YOUTH MINISTRY
This workshop looks at 12 realities or truths that impact ministry with your children and youth, and walks you through concrete responses to these realities. It's practical and will impact your ministry immediately.
RELATIONSHIPS: SEEKING UNDERSTANDING
With a focus on growing Christian relationships, this workshop examines how Christian relationships work and why generations growing in faith together is so important. The workshop also looks at settings for growing Christian relationships.
VOLUNTEERS: HOW TO IDENTIFY AND SUPPORT LEADERS
Superb for seeking volunteers for every ministry, this workshop defines the scriptural foundation for God's call to God's people, the relationship of call to the church, a practical method to help your adults serve where they are gifted, and ideas for equipping the called.
DISCIPLINE WITH LOVE
Addressing the challenging topic of discipline in the church, this workshop considers the basics for effective, loving discipline and provides recommendations for the helpful classroom strategies and other settings. Great for all adults in the church who lead young people.
Fabulous for equipping teachers and leaders for Sunday School, LOGOS, VBS, and other opportunities for Bible study with young people. This interactive workshop examines the importance of Bible study, provides practical tools and techniques for teaching, and discusses the elements of teacher effectiveness.
WORSHIP ARTS MADE DOABLE
Experience music, movement, art and more for use in worship. Learn how to nurture, encourage, prepare and equip young people to be worship leaders through worship arts, and discover ways to identify and call leaders to plan and implement worship arts in your church.
MISSION FOR ALL AGES
Explore ways to include multiple ages in the congregation's vision and plans for mission including mission activities and project to bring the whole congregation together.
GROWING FAITH AT HOME
Supporting faith development at home, this workshop will equip parents, grandparents, church leaders and other significant adults in faith development in families.